Music Therapy

With the help of an mp3 player or radio, music can be an enjoyable distraction for hospitalized children. With the help of a music therapist, it may also speed and improve their outcomes. In this Children's Channel video podcast, Leslie Meadows, MA, MT-BC, music therapy coordinator for the Emily Cooper Welty Expressive Therapy Center at Akron Children's Hospital Emily Cooper Welty Expressive Therapy Center, discusses how she helps kids heal to the beat of a different drum during their hospital stays.

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